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Healthier Materials Design and Specifications
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Healthier Material: Design & Specifications (Online - 3 of 4)
This course helps designers navigate industry resources and certifications, find and evaluate product options, and employ resources for maximum impact. We look at methods for targeting specific issues in a project and generalized strategies that can apply more universally, highlighting potential benefits and consequences of employing different approaches. Recommended as the third course in a four-course series.
Aug 26 - Dec 16
Fall 2019
Healthier Materials 1-4 (Online)
Developed by Parsons’ Healthy Materials Lab, this series of four, self-paced online courses bring a consideration of human health to all aspects of design and building practices. The goal is to introduce students and practitioners to basic construction materials, their chemical makeup and the relationship to human health. We will then focus on how current and aspiring designers and architects can specify better build...
Aug 26 - Dec 15
Fall 2019
Materials and Human Health (Online - 1 of 4)
This introductory course is designed to provide an understanding of the impact building materials can have on human health, demonstrating systematic intricacies that will challenge professionals to keep asking questions while offering suggestions for how they can address these issues in their workplaces. This introduction is situated in the context of design practice, with additional information presented as the cour...
Aug 26 - Dec 16
Fall 2019
Executing a Healthier Project (Online - 4 of 4)
This course deals with the full process of creating healthier buildings, covering challenges encountered throughout design, construction, maintenance, and operation. The course is framed as a collection of lessons learned through professional experience to help professionals become better informed so that they can make decisions with an overall awareness of the protocols for healthier design. Recommended as the fourt...
Aug 26 - Dec 16
Fall 2019
Communication and Promo Design
The most challenging and innovative designs often fall into the category of promotional design. Assignments include self-promotion and client promotional pieces, posters, announcements, brochures, stationery, and packaging. Use of original graphics, folds, structures, and die cuts is encouraged. Whether the design is rubber-stamped on newspaper or lavishly produced, the concept is always stressed, and the sky’s the l...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5133 - PCGA 0215 A
  • Patamikakorn, Charita
Sep 09 - Dec 02
On Campus
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
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